Portuguese

Division: Language Arts

Division Dean

Eldon Young

Counselors

Dr. Therese Mosqueda-Ponce
Daniel Pelletier

PORT 101 C Elementary Portuguese I 5 Units

Term hours: 90 lecture. This course focuses on the four major skills of language learning-listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing-and the grammar and vocabulary necessary to acquire these skills. Included is an introduction to customs, culture, and civilization of Brazil, Portugal and other Portuguese-speaking countries. This course is conducted primarily in Brazilian Portuguese. Pass/No Pass/Letter Grade Option. (UC/CSU, AA GE, CSU GE)

PORT 102 C Elementary Portuguese II 5 Units

Prerequisite(s): PORT 101 C Elementary Portuguese I or one year of high school Portuguese with a grade of C or better.

Term hours: 90 lecture. This course continues to emphasize the acquisition of basic skills in pronunciation, listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Students will increase their knowledge of the culture, history, and geography of Portuguese speaking countries through lectures, slides, films, and reading and writing assignments. Pass/No Pass/Letter Grade Option. (UC/CSU, AA GE, CSU GE, IGETC)

The courses taught by this department contribute to the General Education and Basic Skills Program Learning Outcomes. Please refer to General Education and Basic Skills Program Learning Outcomes.